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SMC Opera Theatre Presents “Operatastic!” December 10

Santa Monica Daily Press 05 Dec 2022
The Santa Monica College Opera Theatre will present “Operatastic! Opera for Everyone.” The evening of scenes and arias offers a chance for the whole family to enjoy beautiful moments from opera across the centuries — including scenes from Mozart’s “Marriage of Figaro,” Mascagni’s ...
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Yule love it: the best culture of the festive season

The Observer 04 Dec 2022
Royal Opera House, London, 16 December to 28 January. David McVicar’s production will be 20 years old next year, but it has worn very well, and by skilfully balancing the elements of pantomime with the more serious Enlightenment ideas behind Mozart’s Singspiel, it makes an ideal Christmas show for the Royal Opera.
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Handel’s ‘Messiah’: With J.S. Bach, or a Mozart accent?

Times Argus 01 Dec 2022
And this year promises something new — “Messiah” with a Mozart accent ... Jablow will conduct the Vermont Philharmonic and Chorus in “Messiah” Part 1 (Christmas), “Hallelujah” Chorus and more — using the orchestration by Mozart — at 7.30 p.m ... 4, at the Barre Opera House ... “Handel knows better than any of us what will make an effect,” Mozart once said.
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‘Don Giovanni’ and Netflix are uncanny bedmates

Mail Guardian South Africa 30 Nov 2022
I was eager for the performance of what I had been told was both one of the greatest operas of all time and one of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s trio of masterpieces, Don Giovanni ... Mozart’s opera buffa (comic opera) takes place in two acts and centres around the fictional character of the libertine Don Juan and his eventual descent into hell.
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Ukraine wins big at International Opera Awards, as companies offer an escape from war

The National 29 Nov 2022
Opera star Andrea Bocelli on bringing the healing power of music back to Abu Dhabi ... In a nod to the host city, Mozart, Verdi and Puccini were accompanied by pieces from opera's Spanish cousin, Zarzuela, a musical theatre genre born in Madrid that combines elements from popular music and traditional dance.
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Arias in the throes of war: Ukrainian companies crowned at 'Opera Oscars'

Reuters 29 Nov 2022
MADRID, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Two Ukrainian opera houses ... In a nod to the host city, Mozart, Verdi and Puccini were accompanied by pieces from opera's Spanish cousin, Zarzuela, a musical theatre genre born in Madrid that combines elements from popular music and traditional dance.
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Arias in the throes of war: Ukrainian companies crowned at ‘Opera Oscars’

FX Empire 29 Nov 2022
In a nod to the host city, Mozart, Verdi and Puccini were accompanied by pieces from opera’s Spanish cousin, Zarzuela, a musical theatre genre born in Madrid that combines elements from popular music and traditional dance. Samoan tenor Pene Pati bagged the Opera Magazine Readers’ award, the only one decided by popular vote instead of a jury.
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The Magnificent 7: Must See, Must Do, November 30-December 6

Seven Days 28 Nov 2022
The days are getting shorter, but there's no shortage of ways for Vermonters to connect, learn and have a good time ... Johnsbury ... Audiences at Montpelier's St. Augustine Church and the Barre Opera House enjoy the legendary choruses and arias set to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's woodwind-forward orchestration of the oratorio, conducted by Lisa Jablow ... Mr.
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What to watch: 'Knives Out' sequel matches its predecessor, 'Disenchanted' proves another great sequel, and more

Elko Daily Free Press 26 Nov 2022
Glass Onion. A Knives Out Mystery. Rated PG-13, 2 hours 19 minutes, in theaters Nov. 23. Rising to the challenge of matching its successful predecessor, "Glass Onion ... Listen now and subscribe. Apple Podcasts ... *** ... 25 ... The classical music heard in the opening scene, and throughout the movie, is from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's opera "The Marriage of Figaro." ... .
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The secrets behind your favorite Christmas movie classics

CNN 25 Nov 2022
Trading Places’ includes an operatic Easter egg Perk up your ears while watching the 1983 comedy “Trading Places.” The classical music heard in the opening scene, and throughout the movie, is from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s opera “The Marriage of Figaro.” Christmas movies and ...
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Classical Notes: 'Tar' film gets several aspects of music world right

Times Union 21 Nov 2022
Later this season, Lohraseb will be conducting Massenet’s “Therese” with Opera Sarasota, Mozart’s “Don Giovani” at Indiana University, and an opera gala at Yale, where he did graduate work ... Lohraseb’s association with LA Opera has been fruitful in other ways.
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Taking a bow into Tel Aviv Soloists Ensemble's next wave

The Jerusalem Post 19 Nov 2022
Stricker – on November 27, 8.30 p.m ... 6 (“Morning”), the definitively emotive meditation from French Romantic composer Jules Massenet’s opera Thais, a couple of Mozart operatic arias from The Shepherd King (Il re pastore), The Marriage of Figaro, and his motet “Sing Rejoice, A Song of Praise”. Rubinstein's reign ... .
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Opera doesn’t need to nanny its audiences

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Nov 2022
Once you start trying to protect people from old operas, plays and paintings that “may offend audiences today”, where do you stop? That’s my reaction to ...
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Mozart's 'Magic Flute' goes Hollywood

Deutsche Welle 18 Nov 2022
Produced by star director Roland Emmerich, the film version of Mozart's opera classic "The Magic Flute" aims for an international audience. Settings a la Harry Potter, opera stars and a diverse cast might be the ticket ... .

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